The production of leather and footwear in Russia in 2016 has increased compared to the same period last year by 6 percent. This was announced by Deputy Minister of industry and trade of Russia Viktor Evtukhov, speaking at the national forum of the light industry of Ministry of industry and trade of Russia, reports RNS.
"In 2016, compared to the same period in 2015, textile and apparel production grew by 4.2 percent, increase in the production of leather and footwear amounted to 6 percent," he said.
According evtuhova, light industry is one of the few industries showing growth.
Due to a power outage in the Crimea and the black sea fleet moved to the backup power supply. Earlier the Minister of fuel and energy of the Republic of Vadim Belik reported that all four leg of the power bridge in the Kuban — Crimea is disabled due to operation of emergency control automatics.
Employees of Sheremetevsky customs have intercepted a shipment award and five other items with Nazi symbols, which tried to send from Russia to New Zealand. According to the preliminary opinion of the representative of the Ministry of culture, these items of cultural value. The sender threatened by criminal liability.
The security service of Ukraine for three years denied entry to Russian singer Mitya Fomin. This was reported by press Secretary of the Minister Elena Gilanskaya. "Indeed, he is banned entry to Ukraine for three years," she said. On 3 July the actor during the festival in Lviv has said that it considers Crimea as Russian territory.